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Official Obituary of

Ruth Ann Nichols

August 30, 1942 ~ March 4, 2024 (age 81) 81 Years Old

Ruth Nichols Obituary

Ruth Ann Nichols, 81, of Canton, passed away Monday, March 4th, at Danbury Senior Living. Born in Amma, West Virginia on August 30, 1942, a daughter of the late James Edward and Lynna Blanche (Ledsome) McGlothlin, also preceded in death by her husband Melvin Nichols; son Anthony; 6 brothers Harry, Euell Ray, Roy, Donald, Dale, Jerry, and Larry. Ruth operated and owned her own local business, Nichols' Upholstery for many years. Survived by daughter Donna Nichols Leahey; 2 sisters Janet and Karen; 6 grandchildren Lindsey, Lauren, Brentt, Alexander, Morgan, and Maxwell; 2 great grandchildren Selah and Daisy. There will be a combined Celebration of Life for Ruth and husband Melvin on March 30, 2024 at 1 p.m. in the Fellowship Baptist Church of Canton South, 3741 Fohl St. S.W., Canton, Ohio 44706. In lieu of flowers, family requests Bible donation in memory of Melvin and Ruth through Gideons International at 

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Celebration of Life
March 30, 2024

1:00 PM
Fellowship Baptist Church
3741 Fohl St SW
Canton, OH 44706


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